Jinja – Uganda

The adventure capital of Uganda/East Africa, Jinja is located at the source of the Nile river. It is one of the oldest citys in Uganda, and was our home for two nights. There is plenty on offer there for the adrenaline junkies, and a number of our group joined their ranks and went white water […]

Lake Mburo – Uganda

Lake Mburo is a national park, and we got to camp inside it. Our guides catchphrase for the campsite was “minimise on comfort, maximise on adventure”. It was a basic campsite with longdrop toilets, but when we turned up and saw the location, that didnt matter in the least. The spot was absolutely stunning! We […]

Gorilla Trekking

The day started with a 4am wakeup call. 4.30 saw us up and dressed, having breakfast & packing our lunch. Our drivers turned up a little after 5am and then we were on the road. Gorgeous seeing the stunning scenery, first in the black of night, then slowly be revealed in the soft hues of […]

Lake Bunyoni – Uganda

We got to spend 4 nights/3 days at the idyllic lake bunyoni. It is the deepest lake in Uganda, and was our base for the gorilla trekking (stay tuned for that post), but the day prior and post was free for us to do whatever we wanted. We also had the option of upgrading from […]

Queen Elizabeth National Park – Uganda

After a couple of looong days in the truck and picking up an extra 7 people for the tour, we arrived at Queen Elizabeth National Park. An early morning game drive was on the agenda. As we were driving into the park, just before dawn, we came across a family of elephants. Pretty epic start […]